MOVIEmeter
SEE RANK
Down 1,942 this week

Bombal (2011)

 |  Drama  |  5 January 2012 (Chile)
5.4
Your rating:
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 -/10 X  
Ratings: 5.4/10 from 88 users  
Reviews: 1 user | 2 critic

Tells the story of María Luisa Bombal, an underground writer in the early twenties trying to reconcile her passionate and very sexual lifestyle with her life as a socialite among Santiago's very conservative elite.

Director:

0Check in
0Share...

Watch Now

From $1.99 on Amazon Instant Video

IMDb Picks: August

Visit our IMDb Picks section to see our recommendations of movies and TV shows coming out in August.

Visit the IMDb Picks section

User Lists

Related lists from IMDb users

a list of 353 titles
created 20 Aug 2011
 
a list of 514 titles
created 10 Nov 2011
 
a list of 900 titles
created 10 Dec 2011
 
a list of 325 titles
created 16 May 2013
 
a list of 192 titles
created 02 Sep 2013
 

Related Items

Search for "Bombal" on Amazon.com

Connect with IMDb


Share this Rating

Title: Bombal (2011)

Bombal (2011) on IMDb 5.4/10

Want to share IMDb's rating on your own site? Use the HTML below.

Take The Quiz!

Test your knowledge of Bombal.

Videos

Photos

Learn more

People who liked this also liked... 

Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.8/10 X  

At a house party, a handsome man wanders around catching up with friends he has not seen for some years. A travel writer now based in Berlin, Andre appears to be living an exciting ... See full summary »

Director: Matías Bize
Stars: Santiago Cabrera, Blanca Lewin, Victor Montero
Gloria II (2013)
Comedy | Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.7/10 X  

A story set in Santiago and centered on Gloria, a free-spirited older woman, and the realities of her whirlwind relationship with a former naval officer whom she meets out in the clubs.

Director: Sebastián Lelio
Stars: Paulina García, Sergio Hernández, Diego Fontecilla
Drama | History
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.1/10 X  

In the 16th century in the Cévennes, a horse dealer by the name of Michael Kohlhaas leads a happy family life. When a lord treats him unjustly, he raises an army and puts the country to fire and sword in order to have his rights restored.

Director: Arnaud des Pallières
Stars: Mads Mikkelsen, Mélusine Mayance, Delphine Chuillot
Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.8/10 X  

After losing her virginity, Isabelle takes up a secret life as a call girl, meeting her clients for hotel-room trysts. Throughout, she remains curiously aloof, showing little interest in the encounters themselves or the money she makes.

Director: François Ozon
Stars: Marine Vacth, Géraldine Pailhas, Frédéric Pierrot
En la cama (2005)
Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.4/10 X  

Can strangers connect? Can casual sex become something else? In Santiago, Daniela and Bruno, both about 30, meet at a party, go to another and end up in a hotel. We join them there as ... See full summary »

Director: Matías Bize
Stars: Blanca Lewin, Gonzalo Valenzuela
Cirqo (2013)
Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 -/10 X  
Director: Orlando Lübbert
Stars: Ivan Alvarez de Araya, Pablo Krögh, Blanca Lewin
Edit

Cast

Cast overview:
Blanca Lewin ...
Alejandro Goic ...
Jorge Larco
Marcelo Alonso ...
Eulogio Sánchez
Montserrat Prats ...
Beatriz
Ximena Rivas ...
Marta Brunet
María José Prieto ...
Clara
Ana María Palma ...
Blanca Anthes
Delfina Guzmán ...
Eleonora Precht
Arnaldo Berríos ...
Bernardo Precht
Edit

Storyline

María Luisa Bombal logró por primera vez dar voz erótica literaria a la mujer. Una creadora cuya ceguera emocional la condujo a perder la razón y hacer de su propia vida una ficción completamente desmesurada, vengando con sangre las traiciones del amor. Written by Anonymous

Plot Summary | Add Synopsis

Plot Keywords:

fictional biography | See All (1) »

Genres:

Drama

Edit

Details

Official Sites:

Country:

Language:

Release Date:

5 January 2012 (Chile)  »

Company Credits

Production Co:

 »
Show detailed on  »

Technical Specs

Runtime:

Color:

See  »
Edit

Did You Know?

Soundtracks

Corazón
Performed by Francisca Valenzuela
Written by Francisca Valenzuela
See more »

Frequently Asked Questions

This FAQ is empty. Add the first question.

User Reviews

 
A tepid portray of a disturbed woman.
18 March 2015 | by See all my reviews

SPOILER AHEAD. I forced myself to watch this movie... It was painful. Ferrari still seems to be a bit wet behind the ears. After a few minutes I stopped caring about the characters having to endure the badly written script, bad acting, the unconvincing accents- the Chilean actors who played Argentinian characters just didn't make a decent effort shows and the director didn't care. Besides, just focusing on the early life of this writer seems incredibly naive since the story got way more interesting after tried to kill her lover. The text on the screen explaining what happened after the movie was is just unbelievably dumb and shows a waste of potential for the story. I never liked Bombal's writings- overvalued in my opinion- but her life could have been shown in a more interesting light. A wasted opportunity. Better luck next time.


0 of 0 people found this review helpful.  Was this review helpful to you?

Message Boards

Discuss Bombal (2011) on the IMDb message boards »

Contribute to This Page

Create a character page for:
?